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Cardinals 1B Matt Adams out of Saturday's lineup for rest
by Ted Leshinski | Staff Writer
(4:04 pm ET) Cardinals first baseman Matt Adams will get a day off for rest against the Brewers and pitcher Wily Peralta on Saturday. Mark Reynolds will get the start in his place.

Adams has started 12 of the Cardinals' 15 games coming into Saturday.

Adams is 3 for 19 (.158) in his career against Peralta (Reynolds has never faced the right hander).

O's Ryan Flaherty (groin) could see action in Double-A before return
by Ted Leshinski | Staff Writer
(3:45 pm ET) Orioles infielder Ryan Flaherty (groin) said his injury is improving and that the recovery timetable of five to seven days is on track, reports the Baltimore Sun.

Flaherty was placed on the 15-day disabled list Thursday with a right groin strain.

He is expected to play in some games at Double-A Bowie before he comes off the DL.

Blue Jays release pitcher Ricky Romero
by Ted Leshinski | Staff Writer
(3:35 pm ET) Ricky Romero , who hasn't pitched in the majors since May 2013, has been released by the Blue Jays, the team has announced. 

Romero had been trying to return from surgery on both knees. 

In five seasons with the Blue Jays, Romero has a record of 51-45 with a 4.16 ERA.


Shane Victorino out of Red Sox lineup on Saturday
by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(3:34 pm ET) Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino is out of the lineup for the third straight game on Saturday. 

Victorino has been sidelined with a hamstring injury. Allen Craig gets the start in his place, batting seventh in the lineup. Craig will start in right for the second time this season.

The Sox are +100 money line underdogs at Baltimore. 


Hanley Ramirez starting in left for Red Sox
by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(3:32 pm ET) Red Sox left fielder Hanley Ramirez was able to stay in the starting lineup on Saturday. 

Ramirez was questionable for the game with a foot injury, but he got the start in left field, batting cleanup. 

The Red Sox are +100 money line underdogs at Baltimore. 


Cards C Molina (knee) out of Saturday's starting lineup
by Ted Leshinski | Staff Writer
(3:24 pm ET) After leaving Friday's game following a foul tip off his right knee guard, catcher Yadier Molina is out of the Cardinals starting lineup on Saturday, replaced by backup Tony Cruz.

Molina, who took himself out of Friday's game in Milwaukee as a precaution, said his knee is just sore and doesn't expect to go on the disabled list.

This will be the second time this season Molina is not in the Cards' starting lineup, sitting out Thursday as a scheduled rest day.

Cruz has one hit in five at-bats this season.


Hector Gomez gets start at second base for Brewers
by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(3:22 pm ET) Hector Gomez will get his fifth start of the season at second base for the Brewers on Saturday. 

Gomez will hit seventh in the batting order. He replaces Elian Herrera, who has started the last four games. 

The Brewers are +130 money line underdogs at home against St. Louis. 


Reynaldo Navarro to make second straight start at 2B for Orioles
by Ted Leshinski | Staff Writer
(3:09 pm ET) After making his major league debut on Friday, Reynaldo Navarro is starting again for the Orioles, batting seventh and playing second base, on Saturday against the Red Sox.

Navarro went 1 for 3 with a double on Friday.

Navarro was called up after infielder Ryan Flaherty was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a right groin strain.

Blue Jays' Jose Bautista to miss fourth straight start
by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(3:08 pm ET) Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista was held out of the starting lineup for the fourth straight game on Saturday. 

Bautista is battling a sore shoulder.

The Blue Jays shuffled their outfield for Saturday's game. Kevin Pillar, who started in right for Bautista the last three games, will play center field for the second time this year. Michael Saunders starts in right, and Dalton Pompey moves from center to left.  


Athletics' Jesse Hahn testing blister on Sunday, may start Wednesday
by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(2:57 pm ET) Athletics pitcher Jesse Hahn will test the finger blister on his throwing hand with a bullpen session some time in the next two days, per MLB.com. Hahn has been treating the finger by soaking it in pickle juice to harden the skin. 

Assuming the bullpen session goes well, Hahn could still make his next start, scheduled for Wednesday. 


 
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